Mytek's New Liberty DAC

Mytek's New Liberty DAC

Mar 05, 2018

Mytek HiFi has introduced its all-new Liberty DAC. With MQA and DSD capability, and a hi-res headphone amp, the Liberty DAC is designed for high quality music playback and monitoring of all high resolution formats. This USB2 driverless DAC features several digital inputs, digital volume control, unbalanced and balanced audio outputs, and a high performance headphone amplifier.

Designed as a "little brother" of the Brooklyn DAC+, Liberty DAC provides robust performance, the ability to stream MQA masters, and a state of the art headphone output - all in a small, portable 1/3 rack package. The Liberty DAC is also intended for general music studio use and audio installations.

Liberty DAC Specifications:

  • CONVERSION: up to 384k, 32bit PCM, native DSD up to DSD256, DXD, 127dB Dynamic Range MQA
  • HI-RES DECODER: built in certified hardware MQA™ decoder
  • DIGITAL INPUTS: USB2 Class2 (OSX, Linux driverless, all formats), AES/EBU (PCM up to 192k, up to DSD64 DOP), 2x S/PDIF (PCM up to 192k, up to DSD64 DOP), Toslink/ADAT 2x S/PDIF (PCM up to 192k, up to DSD64 DOP)
  • ANALOG OUTPUTS: 1 pair of unbalanced RCA, 1 pair of balance TRS, TRS To XLR Metropolis Cable can be added as option
  • HEADPHONE AMPLIFIER: Reference High Current, High transient Headphone Amp, 300mA, 3 Watts, single unbalanced headphone jack, designed to drive hard to drive headphones, 0.1 Ohm impedance
  • CLOCK GENERATOR: Low noise with 10ps of jitter
  • FIRMWARE: Upgradable via USB via Mytek Control panel